Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop 59%
Workstation 5%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.36% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive67.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime4.8 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 13:41
Run Duration200 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
67.3% Good
Memory 84.2
1-Core 71
2-Core 140
61% 98.3 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 436
45% 354 Pts
64-Core 420
28% 420 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 365B) 2GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
3.36% Terrible
Lighting 3.9
Reflection 5.6
Parallax 1.3
3% 3.6 fps
MRender 5.4
Gravity 4.3
Splatting 3.3
4% 4.33 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.36%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon LCH-256V2S 256GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3C87902
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 218 128 108 122 114 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 494
Write 282
Mixed 286
SusWrite 160
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 16.2
95% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 174
148% 216 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-054.A 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
30.6% Below average
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 8.7
28% 9.93 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 8.6
25% 8.73 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 32%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 18: 2R 2G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
18% 8% 78 20 8 60 0.7" 1920 1080 OEM3700 32W_LCD_TV
History: Score 7: 1R 0G 2B | Score 18: 2R 2G 2B
Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 15,182 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 24%
Desktop 71%
Workstation 21%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $463
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